COO Moves this week include:
|Sift Science||Xact Data Discovery||CaterTrax|
|Icertis||Kearny Financial Corp.||LogistiCare|
|Free Flow Wines||CloudJumper||Kura Oncology, Inc.|
|GOAT||Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc.||Securities America|
|CTC Global||Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc.||The Emerald Development & Economic Network|
|American Real Estate Partners||Halfaker and Associates, LLC||Lowenhaupt Global Advisors|
|Pitney Bowes Inc.|
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Sift Science [SAN FRANCISCO, CA] announced the appointment of Marc Olesen as President and Chief Operating Officer. Olesen was most recently with Dynatrace as the senior vice president and general manager of its digital experience business.
Xact Data Discovery [MISSION, KS] announced David Moran has joined the company as its Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining XDD, for 18 years Moran performed several executive leadership roles at Carlson Wagonlit Travel.
CaterTrax [ROCHESTER, NY] appointed Clint Tyler as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining CaterTrax, Tyler was an Executive Director in the Chief Administrative Office at JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Icertis [BELLEVUE, WA] announced the appointment of Neal Singh as Chief Operating Officer. In his previous position, Singh served as the President and CEO for Caradigm. Prior to Caradigm, Singh was at Microsoft for more than a decade, and as a member of the company’s Business Leadership Team helped build the Microsoft Dynamics ERP product portfolio.
Kearny Financial Corp. [FAIRFIELD, NJ] (NASDAQ GS: KRNY) the holding company of Kearny Bank, announced that the Company has promoted Eric B. Heyer to Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Heyer has served as the Company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since April 2014, after previously serving the Company as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from April 2011 to April 2014. Heyer will assume the responsibilities of William C. Ledgerwood, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, who announced his retirement effective December 31, 2018. Heyer will begin his new position effective July 1, 2018, with Mr. Ledgerwood supporting this transition through the end of 2018.
LogistiCare [ATLANTA, GA] announced Richard Boland, Jr. has joined the company as chief operating officer. Most recently, Boland served as president and CEO of Atlanta-based BeavEx Corp. Prior to his tenure at BeavEx, Boland served in both corporate and operating roles including executive vice president of global services, executive vice president of North American Support Services and senior vice president of Southern Area at Iron Mountain.
CloudJumper [GARNER, NC] announced that Michael Walsh now holds the post of chief operating officer. Walsh joined CloudJumper after the acquisition of IndependenceIT where he also served as chief operating officer for nearly two years. Before IndependenceIT, Walsh held the position of chief information officer for OmniEarth and also served as vice president of product management for IRISmaps and Envista.
Kura Oncology, Inc. [SAN DIEGO, CA] (NASDAQ: KURA) announced the appointment of John Farnam to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer. Farnam has served as Vice President of Business Operations at Celgene Receptos since September 2015.
GOAT [LOS ANGELES, CA] announced the appointment of Lizzie Francis as its first Chief Operating Officer. Francis currently serves as Founder and Partner at Brilliant Ventures. Previously, Francis served as Chief Marketing Officer of Gilt Groupe, and was Chief Marketing Officer and President of JustFab.com.
Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. [WALTHAM, MA] (NYSE American: CVRS) announced that it has appointed Douglas Teany, currently the company’s Senior Vice President of R&D and Operations, to Chief Operating Officer. Teany previously served as Vice President in Boston Scientific’s development organization. Teany has served in his current role at Corindus since March 2016.
Securities America [LA VISTA, NB] a wholly owned subsidiary of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., announced that it has named Jim Meyers to the position of senior vice president and chief operating officer. Meyers joins Securities America from Ameriprise Financial.
CTC Global [IRVINE, CA] announced that Gabriel Tashjian has been named as its Chief Operating Officer. Tashjian joins CTC Global from General Electric, where he served as GE’s corporate Digital Transformation Leader for Customer Experience and before that as Managing Director of GE Industrial Solutions Global Panel Builder business, prior to its sale. Marv Sepe, previously CTC’s Chief Operating Officer has been named Senior Vice President for CTC Global and General Manager for Jiangsu NARI CTC Composite Materials Ltd., CTC Global’s joint venture operation in Huaian, China. Sepe has also been a member of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s District Export Council for Southern California since 2010 and currently serves as its chairman.
Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc. [SCOTTSDALE, AZ] (NYSE American: NES) announced that Robert Fox has been appointed President and Chief Operating Officer. Fox joins Nuverra from Comcar Industries, Inc., where he served as Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Fox also previously held senior management positions with Rocor International, Builder’s Transport, Inc. and Burlington Northern Motor Holdings, Inc.
American Real Estate Partners [HERNDON, VA] announced the appointment of Paul Schulman as Principal and Chief Operating Officer. Most recently, Schulman served as President and COO of the U.S. office division of Brookfield Property Partners.
Halfaker and Associates, LLC [ARLINGTON, VA] announced the appointment of Ken Georgi as Chief Operating Officer. Most recently Georgi served as the Vice President and General Manager of the Civilian sector within the Health and Civilian Solutions division of General Dynamics Information Technology. During his tenure at GDIT, Georgi also acted as Vice President, Healthcare Enterprise Systems. Prior to joining GDIT in 2011, Georgi was the Chief Operating Officer of Buccaneer Computer Systems and Service, Inc.
Lowenhaupt Global Advisors [ST. LOUIS, MO] announced that Laura Hewgley has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Before joining the firm, Hewgley was an attorney at LGA’s affiliated tax and estate-planning law firm, Lowenhaupt & Chasnoff.
Pitney Bowes Inc. [STAMFORD, CT] (NYSE: PBI) announced that Michael Monahan, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer is retiring effective July 9, 2018. The Company does not plan to replace Monahan.